Fremont-Winema National Forest


The Fremont-Winema National Forest occupies the heart of south central Oregon, from the eastern slope of the Cascade Range to the rugged desert landscape of Oregon's Outback.


The ecosystem ranges from towering snow-capped peaks to wide-open sage basins. Pivotal to the economy and communities of south central Oregon, this 2.3 million acre forest is known for its many recreational opportunities, scenic vistas and wild places where visitors can still find solitude.


Closure Order Updates

Please click on the links below for the latest forest closure orders:

National Forest System Road 3315 on Paisley Ranger District closed for repairs from spring run-off. Closure order 06-02-03-23-01 and map effective May 17 through June 7, 2023.

Occupancy and Use/Camping Restrictions Closure Order 06-02-22-02 and Map effective October 1, 2022




Climbing Mt. McLoughlin Responsibly

view of Mt. Mcloughlin

Our tallest peak in southern Oregon is a gem, and numerous people venture up it every year. Learn how you can enjoy its splendor--safely!

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Every Kid Outdoors Pass

Every Kid Outdoors Pass

The Every Kid Outdoors Pass is Free and available to U.S. 4th graders (including home-schooled and free-choice learners 10 years of age). Honored nationwide it allows 4th graders and their families to experience our natural and historic heritage held in National Forests, Grasslands, Parks, Monuments, Wildlife Refuges, historic sites and others, for free.

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